Parenting Archives · Stacy C. Bauer

5 Easy Ways to Get More Organized (With Kids)

I thought my life was chaotic “BC” (before COVID). I’m a mother of two youngish (11 and 8 yo) children, a teacher, and a self-published author. Then came COVID and distance learning- dirty clothes just short of the hamper, living room blankets and pillows on the floor, papers in piles on the table…
The fact that we’re all here 24/7 has brought our family closer, but it also makes keeping a clean, organized house that much more difficult.

Keeping track of and helping my kids with their school meetings and homework, while still trying to find time to work on my book business is challenging. Throw in the laundry, the dishes, the dog and 2 cats, and general upkeep and I’m up until midnight most nights, just trying to keep my head above water.

So…what’s a busy mom to do?

Practice Patience

“Patience is a virtue.” How many of you heard that when you were a child? Or maybe you’ve said it before! My mom said that to me many times when I was young. I’ve struggled with patience my entire life. I do believe people are born with a certain “patience” …

Practice Patience

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